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Top Ten Rugby Teams

Eddie Jones​
Eddie Jones​

Eddie Jones (born 30 January 1960) is an Australian rugby union coach and former player. He is the current head coach of the England national team. He has previously coached Australia, including during the 2003 Rugby World Cup, and Japan for three years leading up to the 2015 Rugby World Cup.

Jonah Lomu​
Jonah Lomu​

Jonah Lomu Rugby. Jonah Lomu Rugby is a video game released in 1997. It was developed by Rage Software and published by Codemasters. It was released on the PC, PlayStation and Sega Saturn. Its title is a reference to notable former All Blacks winger Jonah Lomu.

Beauden ​Barrett​
Beauden ​Barrett​

Beauden John Barrett (born 27 May 1991) is a New Zealand rugby union player. He plays in the fly-half position for Taranaki and the Wellington based Super Rugby side, the Hurricanes, and for New Zealand's national team the All Blacks.

Dan Carter​
Dan Carter​

Dan Carter. Daniel William "Dan" Carter ONZM (born 5 March 1982) is a New Zealand rugby union player. Carter plays for Racing 92 and played for New Zealand's national team, the All Blacks.

Richie ​McCaw​
Richie ​McCaw​

Richard Hugh "Richie". McCaw ONZ (born 31 December 1980) is a New Zealand former rugby union player. He captained the national team, the All Blacks, in 110 out of his 148 test matches, and won two Rugby World Cups.

Owen Farrell​
Owen Farrell​

Owen Andrew Farrell (born 24 September 1991) is an English professional rugby union player, currently playing for Aviva Premiership side Saracens, and as the Captain of the English international rugby team.

Jonny ​Wilkinson​
Jonny ​Wilkinson​

Wax figure of Jonny Wilkinson at the Trafalgar Square before the 2007 World Cup final Due to a non-contact ankle injury sustained in training, Wilkinson was not included in the teams for the opening games of the 2007 Rugby World Cup against the United States and then South Africa.

Maro Itoje​
Maro Itoje​

Oghenemaro Miles Itoje (born 28 October 1994), known professionally as Maro Itoje, is an English rugby union player, who plays as a lock or as a blindside flanker for English Premiership club Saracens and the England national team.

Eben ​Etzebeth​
Eben ​Etzebeth​

Eben Etzebeth (born 29 October 1991) is a South African international rugby player. He currently plays for the Stormers in Super Rugby. His regular playing position is as a number 4 lock.

Israel Folau​
Israel Folau​

Israel Folau (Tongan: Isileli Folau; born 3 April 1989) is an Australian professional rugby union footballer who plays for the Waratahs in Super Rugby. He has previously played professional rugby league and Australian rules football.

Sonny Bill ​Williams​
Sonny Bill ​Williams​

Sonny William 'Sonny Bill' Williams (born 3 August 1985) is a New Zealand rugby union and rugby league footballer and a heavyweight boxer. He is only the second person to represent New Zealand in rugby union after first playing for the country in rugby league, and is one of only twenty players to have won two rugby union World Cups.

Brodie ​Retallick​
Brodie ​Retallick​

Brodie Retallick. Brodie Allan Retallick (born 31 May 1991) is a New Zealand rugby union footballer. His regular playing position is lock. He was a key member of 2015 Rugby World Cup winning team.

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Brian ​O'Driscoll​
Brian ​O'Driscoll​

Brian Gerard O'Driscoll (born 21 January 1979) is an Irish former professional rugby union player. He played at outside centre for the Irish provincial team Leinster and for Ireland. He captained Ireland from 2003 until 2012, and captained the British and Irish Lions for their 2005 tour of New Zealand.

David Pocock​
David Pocock​

David Pocock (born 23 April 1988) is an Australian rugby union player. He is an openside flanker, vice captain of the Brumbies.

George North​
George North​

George Philip North (born 13 April 1992) is an English-born Welsh International rugby union player who currently plays for the Ospreys in the Pro14. He has won 70 caps for Wales and 3 for the British and Irish Lions.

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Leigh ​Halfpenny​
Leigh ​Halfpenny​

Stephen Leigh Halfpenny is a Wales and British and Irish Lions international rugby union player. Halfpenny is the third highest record points scorer for Wales after Neil Jenkins and Stephen Jones. He currently plays club rugby for Welsh club Scarlets who play in the Pro14.

Julian Savea​
Julian Savea​

Julian Savea is a New Zealand rugby union player and All Black. He currently plays for the Hurricanes in Super Rugby, and is current vice-captain of the Wellington Lions in the mitre 10 cup. He has also represented New Zealand at sevens and at under-20 level. His position of choice is wing. Savea is nicknamed "The Bus", a moniker bestowed by under-20s coach Dave Rennie. He was a key member of 2015 Rugby World Cup winning team, and was the highest try scorer of the tournament, with 8 tries.

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Bryan ​Habana​
Bryan ​Habana​

Bryan Gary Habana OIS (born 12 June 1983) is a South African rugby union player who plays as a wing for Toulon in the French Top 14 competition, and for the South Africa national team (the Springboks).

Martin ​Johnson​
Martin ​Johnson​

Martin Osborne Johnson CBE (born 9 March 1970) is an English former rugby union player who represented and captained England and Leicester. He is best known for captaining England to victory in the 2003 Rugby World Cup.

Ma'a Nonu​
Ma'a Nonu​

Ma'a Allan Nonu MNZM is a professional rugby union player from New Zealand who currently plays for Toulon. He plays in the inside centre, but can also cover outside centre and wing. He was a key member of 2011 and 2015 Rugby World Cup winning teams, becoming one of only twenty dual Rugby Union World Cup winners.

Paddy ​Jackson​
Paddy ​Jackson​

David Patrick Lindsay James "Paddy" Jackson (born 5 January 1992 in Belfast) is an Irish rugby player, from Lisburn, Northern Ireland. He primarily played at fly-half for Irish provincial side Ulster in the Pro12 until the revocation of his Ulster and IRFU contracts in April 2018. Jackson captained the Ireland under-20 team.

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Sergio ​Parisse​
Sergio ​Parisse​

Sergio Parisse (Italian pronunciation: [ˈsɛrdʒo paˈrisse]; born 12 September 1983) is an Italian rugby union player. He currently plays for French club Stade Français and is the current captain of Italy. Parisse is Italy's most-capped player, and currently 5th most-capped player worldwide.

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Stuart Hogg​
Stuart Hogg​

Stuart Hogg (born 24 June 1992) is a Scottish rugby union player who has more than fifty caps for Scotland and plays for Glasgow Warriors. He plays full-back. In the Six Nations, Hogg was twice named player of the tournament- in 2016 and 2017. Hogg toured with the British and Irish Lions in 2013 and 2017, but 2017 tour was cut short due to an injury.

Jonathan ​Davies​
Jonathan ​Davies​

Jonathan Davies, OBE (born 24 October 1962) is a British former rugby footballer of the 1980s and 1990s who represented Wales in both rugby union, and rugby league. A goal-kicking backline player, he played his club rugby in Wales, England and Australia.

Alun Wyn ​Jones​
Alun Wyn ​Jones​

Alun Wyn Jones (born 19 September 1985) is a Welsh rugby union player. He is the current captain of the Wales national team, and the Ospreys in the Pro 12. He is Wales' most capped lock forward and Wales' second most capped player behind Gethin Jenkins.

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Leone ​Nakarawa​
Leone ​Nakarawa​

Leone Nakarawa is seen as one of the bright hopes of Fijian rugby. A talented line-out forward, Nakarawa also makes a strong impact with the ball in hand. He made his debut for the national side in 2009 against Tonga and got his first try against the same opposition in 2011.

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James ​Haskell​
James ​Haskell​

Current team: Northampton Saints: Youth Career; ... James Haskell (born 2 April 1985 ... and played for Maidenhead Rugby Club prior to joining ...

Conor Murray​
Conor Murray​

Conor Murray (born 20 April 1989) is an Irish rugby union player who plays for Munster in the Pro14 and European Rugby Champions Cup. He plays as a scrum-half and represents Garryowen Football Club in Division 1A of the All-Ireland League.

Kieran Read​
Kieran Read​

Kieran Read (born 26 October 1985) is the current captain of the All Blacks, New Zealand's national rugby union team. He also plays for the Crusaders in the Super Rugby competition. He was the IRB Player of the Year in 2013 and a key member of 2011 and 2015 Rugby World Cup winning teams, becoming one of only 20 dual Rugby World Cup winners.

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Jonathan ​Sexton​
Jonathan ​Sexton​

Jonathan Sexton is an Irish rugby union player. He plays for Leinster Rugby and Ireland. He is regarded by critics as one of the best outhalfs to ever play professional rugby.

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